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Find fairy tale books full of magic and sparkle in Book People's hand-picked range of myths, legends and fairy tale books. Available at unbelievable prices, this hand-picked selection features classic stories and exciting, new books.

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Myths, Legends & Fairy Tale Books

  • Shiver

    Maggie Stiefvater

    Product Code: AJRAA
    Paperback 13 years +
    The #1 bestselling SHIVER, LINGER and FOREVER trilogy rejacketed for a new generation of fans. This chilling love story will have you hooked from the very first page. When a local boy is killed by wolves, Grace's small town becomes a place of fear. But Grace is fascinated by the pack, and finds herself drawn to a yellow-eyed wolf. There's something about him - something almost human. Then Grace meets a yellow-eyed boy whose familiarity takes her breath away...
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  • Beautiful Redemption

    Kami Garcia

    Product Code: AHUCN
    Paperback 12 years +
    "Beautiful Redemption" is the much-anticipated finale of the spellbinding love story that began with "Beautiful Creatures" - a romance that is bound to capture the hearts of "Twilight" fans everywhere. One night in the rain, Ethan Wate opened his eyes and fell in love with Lena Duchannes. His life would never be the same. Ethan always dreamed of leaving the stifling Southern town of Gatlin. But he never dreamt that finding love with Lena Duchannes would drive him away. Lena is a Caster girl whose supernatural powers unveiled a secretive and cursed side of Gatlin, so powerful it forced him to make a terrible sacrifice. Now Ethan must find a way to return to Lena - and Gatlin - as she vows to do whatever it takes to get him back. Even if it means trusting old enemies or risking their loved ones' lives. Some loves are meant to be. Others are cursed...Can Ethan and Lena rewrite their fate and their spellbinding love story in this stunning finale to the "Beautiful Creatures" series? Don't miss the Warner Brothers and Alcon Entertainment blockbuster movie of "Beautiful Creatures" directed by Richard LaGravenese ("P.S. I Love You") and featuring an all star cast including Emma Thompson, Jeremy Irons, Viola Davies and hot young Hollywood talent Alice Englert, Alden Ehrenreich and Emmy Rossum. Praise for "Beautiful Creatures": "Watch out "Twilight" and "Hunger Games"". ("The Guardian"). "Move over "Twilight", there's a new supernatural saga in town". ("E!"). About the authors: Kamigarcia is a superstitious American southerner who can make biscuits by hand and pies from scratch! She attended George Washington University and is a teacher and reading specialist. She lives in Los Angeles, California with her family. Mstohl has written and designed many successful video games, which is why her two beagles are named Zelda and Kirby. She has degrees from Yale and Stanford Universities in the US and has also studied in the prestigious creative writing department at UEA, Norwich. She lives in Santa Monica, California with her family. Also available in the series: "Beautiful Creatures", "Beautiful Darkness", "Beautiful Chaos" and exclusive ebook short story "Dream Dark".
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  • Linger

    Maggie Stiefvater

    Product Code: AJQZZ
    Paperback 13 years +
    The #1 bestselling SHIVER, LINGER and FOREVER trilogy rejacketed for a new generation of fans. In SHIVER, Grace and Sam found each other. Now, in LINGER, they must fight to be together. For Grace, this means defying her parents and keeping dangerous secrets. For Sam, it means grappling with his werewolf past ...and figuring out a way to survive the future. But just when they manage to find happiness, Grace finds herself changing in ways she could never have expected...
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  • Hidden

    Marianne Curley

    Product Code: AEQKW
    Paperback 12 years +
    Ebony has always known that she was different. Her violet eyes mark her out, and her protective parents have kept her in a gorgeous valley, home-schooled, with a small circle of lifelong friends, safe from everything - almost as if she's being hidden. But she's changing: glowing, getting more and more beautiful, and stronger than anyone knows. Ebony can't stay hidden for ever, and when she meets complicated, intense Jordan, something explodes inside her - something that can be seen from the heavens; something that changes everything. Ebony is a stolen angel, concealed on earth. Now the heavens have found her, they want her back.
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  • Captivate

    Carrie Jones

    Product Code: AAJQW
    Paperback 12 years +
    Zara and her friends knew they hadn't solved the pixie problem for good. Far from it. The king's needs grow deeper every day he's stuck in captivity, while his control over his people becomes weaker. It's made him vulnerable. And now there's a new king in town. A turf war is imminent. The new pixie king is moving in quickly. He swears that he and Zara are destined to be together, that he's one of the good guys. Zara isn't so sure. Despite herself, she wants to trust the new king, but there's a lot more than her relationship with boyfriend Nick at stake. It's her life - and his.
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No matter the age of the person you're buying for, fairy tale story books are always firm favourites. Whether you're looking for princesses and happily-ever-afters, authentic Greek mythology or modern classics from the likes of Michael Morpurgo, there's a huge range of spellbinding books to explore above.

Introducing magic

Magic and legends are breeding grounds for the imagination. Fuel their wonder and creativity with our range of traditional story books for an early years audience (and perhaps be entertained along the way as well!).

Old and modern classics collide

Whether you're in search of traditional fairy tale stories that even early readers can have a go at themselves, or more sophisticated tales for older children, there's a wide array of options here. Explore new worlds, meet dragons and enjoy some traditional storytelling along the way.

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Take a look at our extensive library of myths, legends and fairy tale books and make your order today.

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